0243 GMT October 20, 2019
In his message forwarded on Friday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani congratulated President Daniel Ortega and the people of Nicaragua as they celebrated the anniversary of their independence on September 15, MNA reported.
President Rouhani stressed strong support for mutual efforts between the two sides for further development of relations and expansion of cooperation in all areas of mutual interest.
He also prayed for the president’s continued health and success, as well as the nation’s felicity and prosperity.
The National Day of Nicaragua is celebrated every year on September 15, in commemoration of Nicaragua's declaration of independence from Spain in 1821.